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Google My Maps to Garmin
« on: January 01, 2012, 02:48:45 PM »
Hi there,
I've been looking for tutorials and howto guides for a long time.
I've tried a bunch of programs and still can't find a solution to my problem.

I've draw a personal map in Google Maps, with shapes, lines and placemarks.
Now i would like to put that map in my Garmin Montana 650.

I have the KML file from Google Maps and i've converted to different types of files but can't get the result i want.

Can anyone please help me?

Btw: sorry for any "bad english"


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Re: Google My Maps to Garmin
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2012, 11:13:49 AM »
What programs have you tried? I'd suggest looking at GPSTrackMaker, DNRGarmin, OKMap and GPSBabel. Just opened a KML MyMaps files in OKMap, and it looked good.


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Re: Google My Maps to Garmin
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2012, 04:01:02 PM »
If you want a Garmin map (IMG), the more easy way is to convert your data in KML to GPX with GPSBabel and then use GPS2IMG.

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